Hello from Missouri

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by annette964, Feb 3, 2015.

  1. annette964

    annette964 In the Brooder

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    Hello Everyone,

    My hsband and I live on a small 7 acre farm in Missouri. We have lived here for 8 years now and are getting back into chickens after several years away. We just the other day got a Chicken Coop, from what used to be a storage shed. It is 8 ft wide by 16 ft long and at it's peak in the middle 6 ft tall. It is completely bare inside so I have to get it ready for chickens.

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    This is my bantam rooster "Little Roo" He survived here when our entire flock was wiped out due to predation and lack of a secure coop. I have been promsing him a trustworthy coop and his own hens for years.

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  2. alldembirds

    alldembirds Songster

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    thats an adorable rooster, welcome neighbor
     
  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator

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    Hi :welcome
    Glad you could join the flock! Sorry to hear you lost your birds to a predator. Drop by the predator section of the forum for tips on how to make your coop fully predator proof. Here is the link https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/13/predators-and-pests

    Little roo looks lovely, hope you are able to get him some hens and that he enjoys their company.
    Wishing you the very best of luck in getting your coop decked out ready for your new hens. Be sure to ask any questions and hope you enjoy BYC, I am sure you will :frow
     
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC![​IMG] I'm glad you joined.

    That looks like a nice chicken coop! Good luck with your rooster and future birds!
     
  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    [​IMG] I'm glad you joined us!

    Pretty rooster!
     
  6. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the Word

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Cute little coop you have there! And LOVE your rooster!! [​IMG] So pretty!!!

    Make yourself at home here and we do welcome you to our flock!
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    Welcome to the flock, hope you enjoy BYC as much as we do.
     
  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO.

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us!
     
  9. cookfamilyfarm

    cookfamilyfarm Chirping

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    Hello from your neighbor in Missouri !
     
  10. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.

    Your rooster is gorgeous!! So is your coop!
     

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